UNISON Northern Ireland

Addiction - Understanding Alcohol

Event Date: 
13 Mar 2019 - 18:00 to 21:00

UNISON Derry (open to all)

This short evening course will provide a more in-depth understanding of alcohol and its effects. It will provide participants with an understanding of how alcohol affects users and other around them. It will provide information on relevant guidance for addressing alcohol misuse, and how to signpost clients to supports.  It is relevant to anyone who works/volunteers with those with addiction issues, with young people and also may be of interest to parents.  It will be delivered by Ascert.

Further sessions of this workshop will be run on 


Mon 25 March in UNISON Belfast;

Mon 3 June in Dungannon;

Thurs 19 Sept in Newry;

Tues 5 Nov in Enniskillen;

Tues 19 Nov in Broughshane

This course is eligible for backfill funding for attendees who work in domiciliary/home care, day care or supported living in the private and community/voluntary sector under the Training for the Domiciliary Care Workforce Project administered by NISCC.  You must get approval from your employer in advance.

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